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Topic: A Trio of Aprons for a Trio of "Sisters"  (Read 472 times)
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« on: June 22, 2014 06:58:22 PM »



I have a couple of sister-friends who have summer birthdays.  At Christmas one of them got all 3 of us similar, but not identical tree ornaments and I really like the idea of that.  It's something I remember from the dresses that the Pointer Sisters wore in the 70s so I always think of it as Pointer Sister-style.  Anyway, when I found this vintage apron at the thrift store, I knew we would have Pointer Sister aprons!



I wanted us to all be able to tie big bows above our bums!



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« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2014 07:02:33 PM »

I absolutely LOVE these! They are just too much and the big bows are the icing on the cake.  Kiss
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« Reply #2 on: June 22, 2014 07:20:38 PM »

Great fabrics! (But I so hope you'll make another one with the too-narrow bib shown on the pattern envelope.)

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« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2014 07:21:39 PM »

I absolutely LOVE these! They are just too much and the big bows are the icing on the cake.  Kiss

Thanks, lady!  And by "icing" you mean "bows" and by "cake" you mean "buttz"!   Roll Eyes

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« Reply #4 on: June 22, 2014 07:23:20 PM »

Great fabrics! (But I so hope you'll make another one with the too-narrow bib shown on the pattern envelope.)

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I'm tempted to make them all!  I'll have to find just the right recipient for the too-narrow bib, that style has a way of going sideways on ladies of a certain, shall we say, endowment.
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« Reply #5 on: June 22, 2014 07:52:45 PM »

So cute! I have a couple sister-friends as well and I think now we'll do similar (but not identical) presents. Smiley


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« Reply #6 on: June 22, 2014 10:01:26 PM »

So cute! I have a couple sister-friends as well and I think now we'll do similar (but not identical) presents. Smiley


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Thanks! It was a fun way to share and also honor or differences. Also, we live in 3 different states so it makes me feel a bit closer to them.
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« Reply #7 on: June 23, 2014 08:16:59 AM »

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Thanks, lady!  And by "icing" you mean "bows" and by "cake" you mean "buttz"!   

Yes and also yes.  Cheesy

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